Steven Young

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Scum of the earth lowlife packs a bag for Trump's inauguration

I and my brethren have been called scum.<p>We are terrible people. Horrible. Illegitimate. Liars.<p>The worst.<p>Hey, nobody's perfect, and I'm willing to forgive. So today I'm packing my bags and hitching a ride to D.C. for the inauguration of Donald Trump as the 45th president of the United States of …

Donald Trump

The California road trip you must take in 2017

You’ve always meant to do it and now we’re making it easy for you: here’s our personal California road trip planner, including car rentals, coast …

Travel

Oakland Warehouse Fire Death Toll Rises to 33; Criminal Investigation Launched

Officials are still trying to determine what started the fire.<p>The death toll in a fire that tore through an Oakland, Calif., warehouse during a …

Alameda County

Special Rate Life Insurance for Runners

I was able to cut my yearly premium by around 80% while increasing my coverage! The best part of the process was the quick turnaround on any …

These Maps Compare Cities Based On How Many People Live Close To Public Transit

Using the People Near Rapid Transit score, Paris gets a 100%. Los Angeles scores only an 11%.<p>If you build a new suburb, you hook it up to the rest of the world with roads. But if you want that same suburb to join an existing public transport network, that takes a lot more planning. That leaves a …

This Poor Man Accidentally Got His Testicle Trapped in an IKEA Chair

We're not sure what's funnier: his story or the company's response.<p>After a knee injury, Claus Jørstad of Alta, Norway invested in a MARIUS Stool from IKEA to sit on while he showered — but that plan backfired big time. While sitting on the chair during a recent rinse, one of Jørstad's testicles got …

IKEA

Want to Be Happier? Stop Doing These 7 Things Today

Train your mind to move away from these behaviors to make your life easier.<p>There are plenty of things you can, theoretically, add to your life to be happier.<p>Exercise! Gratitude! Spending time with friends! Hooray!<p>What's more surprising is that there are plenty of things you can take <i>out</i> of your life …

Self-help

Stop Buying Real Estate (in SF)

<i>I don’t know</i> if real estate in Silicon Valley is currently in a bubble. Economic bubbles are tricky phenomena, and even defining ‘a bubble’ befuddles …

Wi-Fi Coming to Every NYC Subway Station by End of 2016: Gov. Cuomo

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is accelerating efforts to bring the city's subway into the 21st century — parts of it, anyway. The plan was outlined at a press conference held Friday morning.<p>The first effort being sped up is adding Wi-Fi access to every station in the nation's largest rapid transit …

Toymaker VTech Leaks Millions Of Parent Emails And Child Photos In Latest Massive Breach

In the first breach that seems to have hit both adults and children at the same time, interactive toy maker VTech has confirmed hackers have accessed private data including names, email addresses, and passwords as well as some mailing addresses and download history. The company claims that no …

App Store

Why modern life is making dementia in your 40s more likely

From background radiation to chemicals in the food chain, environmental changes are contributing to a rapid global rise in neurological disease<p>My interest in neurological disease was triggered by a second friend dying of motor neurone disease (MND), which in purely statistical terms was …